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Road Board abolition looms with bill okay

PROCEEDS of the Motor Vehicle User’s Charge (MVUC) will soon be managed by the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH). The House of Representatives approved on third and final reading House Bill 7436 whose main purpose is to abolish the Road Board. Voting 172-0, the bill provides that all….....»»

Category: newsSource: journal journalMay 16th, 2018

Senate adopts House version of Road Board abolition bill

The bill abolishing the corruption-tainted Road Board will soon be on its way to President Duterte for his signature after the Senate adopted yesterday the House of Representatives’ amended version of the measure......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 23rd, 2019

Road Board abolition now up for Duterte’s signature

MANILA, Philippines – After weeks of impasse in Congress, the bill abolishing the corruption-laden Road Board is now ready for President Rodrigo Duterte’s signature. The Senate on Tuesday, January 22, adopted the version passed by the House on Monday. This means there will be no bicameral ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 22nd, 2019

Senate adopts House bill on Road Board abolition

THE SENATE on Tuesday adopted the House of Representatives’ revised version of the bill abolishing the Road Board......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsJan 22nd, 2019

House OKs Road Board abolition bill on 2nd reading

House OKs Road Board abolition bill on 2nd reading.....»»

Category: newsSource:  cnnphilippinesRelated NewsJan 17th, 2019

Senate, House reach consensus on Road Board abolition

The Senate and the House of Representatives have agreed to come up with a revised version of a bill abolishing the Road Board, which Congress aims to submit to President Duterte for signing into law in the coming days......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 16th, 2019

House passes Road Board abolition bill on second reading again

House passes Road Board abolition bill on second reading again.....»»

Category: newsSource:  cnnphilippinesRelated NewsJan 16th, 2019

Congress ends deadlock on Road Board abolition

MANILA, Philippines – After a weeks-long standoff , the Senate and the House of Representatives arrived at a compromise on the bill abolishing the graft-riddled Road Board.   The House approved the amended House Bill (HB) 7436 on second reading on Wednesday, January 16, a day after House ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 16th, 2019

3 lawmakers eye ‘quick’ bicam on Road Board abolition

THREE lawmakers from the Senate and the House of Representatives agreed that a quick bicameral (bicam) meeting on the Road Board Abolition bill was possible and that this proposal would…READ The post 3 lawmakers eye ‘quick’ bicam on Road Board abolition appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimesRelated NewsJan 16th, 2019

3 lawmakers eye quick bicam on Road Board abolition | The Manila Times Online

THREE lawmakers from the Senate and the House of Representatives agreed that a quick bicameral (bicam) meeting on the Road Board Abolition bill was possible and that this proposal wouldREAD The post 3.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJan 16th, 2019

Swift ‘paper bicam’ eyed on Road Board abolition

The Senate set yesterday conditions before it would accede to the request of the House of Representatives to reconvene the bicameral conference committee to put in amendments to the bill abolishing the corruption-tainted Road Board. Source link link: Swift ‘paper bicam’ eyed on Road Board abolition.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJan 15th, 2019

Swift ‘paper bicam’ eyed on Road Board abolition

The Senate set yesterday conditions before it would accede to the request of the House of Representatives to reconvene the bicameral conference committee to put in amendments to the bill abolishing the corruption-tainted Road Board......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 14th, 2019

Abolition of Road Board, budget top Congress agenda

CONGRESS RESUMES session on Monday, Jan. 14 with the proposed P3.757 trillion national budget for 2019 as the top priority measure in the Senate and the House of Representatives set to tackle the Road Board abolition bill......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsJan 13th, 2019

House caves in, vows to pass better Road Board abolition bill

MANILA, Philippines (UPDATED) – The House of Representatives finally gave in to demands of President Rodrigo Duterte and the Senate to pass a bill abolishing the Road Board. House Majority Floor Leader Rolando Andaya Jr, on Saturday, December 22, said that the lower chamber's leadership changed its mind after hearing ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsDec 22nd, 2018

Zubiri urges Andaya to just reconvene bicam on Road Board abolition

MANILA, Philippines – Senate Majority Leader Juan Miguel Zubiri called on his House counterpart, Majority Leader Rolando Andaya Jr, to just agree to reconvene the bicameral conference committee on the abolition of the Road Board instread of passing a different bill. The suggestion came after the House on Saturday, December ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsDec 22nd, 2018

Arroyo signature in Road Board abolition bill ministerial – Malacañang

MANILA, Philippines (UPDATED) – For Malacañang, the need for House Speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo to sign the bill abolishing the Road Board may only be "ministerial." Presidential Spokesman Salvador Panelo said on Friday, December 21, that Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea had voiced this as Malacañang contemplates the impasse on ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsDec 21st, 2018

Duterte’s final position: He wants Road Board abolished, says Palace

MANILA, Philippines -- President Rodrigo Duterte is firm in his stand to abolish the graft-ridden Road Board, his spokesman said Friday, citing the road user's tax has been the milking cow of corrupt politicians.   The Senate and the House of Representatives have earlier approved the abolition of the Road Board but the lower chamber later moved to rescind it.   READ: Palace: Duterte to sign bill abolishing Road Board   Despite the stalemate between the Senate and the House, Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo said the President wanted the corrupt-ridden agency abolished.   Panelo said he asked the President's position on the issue when they met on Thur...Keep on reading: Duterte’s final position: He wants Road Board abolished, says Palace.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 21st, 2018

Andaya challenges Diokno to debate on Road Board abolition

HOUSE MAJORITY Leader Rolando G. Andaya, Jr. of the 1st district of Camarines Sur has challenged Budget Secretary Benjamin E. Diokno to a debate on the proposed road board abolition bill......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsDec 20th, 2018

Road Board abolition bill will be sent to Palace – Sotto

SENATE President Vicente Sotto III said that he will let President Rodrigo Duterte decide on the bill abolishing the Road Board as he is keen on sending it to Malacañang as he already signed the proposed measure after the Senate adopted the bill passed by the House of Representatives. Sotto said since there are no […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsDec 18th, 2018

Casilao: Reveal reasons for aborting passage of Road Boad abolition bill

Opposition Congressman Ariel Casilao of Anakpawis Partylist has asked the leadership of the House of Representatives to explain to the public its reason for recalling the final reading to approve a bill seeking the abolition of the graft-ridden Road Board. Casilao: Reveal reasons for aborting passage of Road Boad abolition bill Opposition Congressman Ariel Casilao… link: Casilao: Reveal reasons for aborting passage of Road Boad abolition bill.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsSep 21st, 2018

Senate leaders ask Duterte to intervene as House voids Road Board abolition

MANILA, Philippines – Senate leaders have asked President Rodrigo Duterte to step in after the House of Representatives voided its earlier approval of a bill to abolish the graft-ridden Road Board even when the measure was already up for the Chief Executive's signature. Senate President Vicente Sotto III and Senate ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsSep 19th, 2018